Jos-Pe colour camera Uka model (professional)

Made:
c. 1925 in Germany
maker:
Jos-Pe

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Jos-Pe Tri-Color Camera, UKA model, about 1925
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
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Jos-Pe tri-colour camera, Uka model (professional). For 9 x 12cm plates. Fitted with a Jos Pe Cassar lens F:18cm f/3. Shutter - 1/50sec, B/T, Serial No 161367 lens. Simultaneous focusing on all three backs. Beamsplittter behind lens. OV Nr 276. The Jos-Pe tri-color camera produced three monochromatic 9x12cm negatives on a single exposure that were made through red, green and blue filters. When they were printed together they produced a colour print.

Jos-Pe Tri-Color Camera, UKA model, made by Jos-Pe Ferbenphoto GmbH, Germany, c. 1920s.

The Jos-Pe tri-color camera produced three monochromatic 9 x 12cm negatives on a single exposure that were made through red, green and blue filters. When they were printed together they produced a colour print.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/3527
Materials:
glass, leather, white metal (unknown)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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